Our Vision

Industry-leading & internationally recognized

Julianne Young Weddings is an internationally published & national award winning wedding planning and design company based in Calgary, Alberta. With the gorgeous Canadian Rockies in our backyard, we proudly service an international list of clients for beautiful weddings throughout Western Canada and beyond.

We are honoured to hold accolades with the Canadian Special Event Awards, including:

  • 2018 Winner Wedding Professional of the Year
  • 2015 Winner & 2018 Finalist Best Wedding Over $75k
  • 2016 & 2019 Finalist Best Wedding Under $75k

Flawless production & thoughtful design

Through a range of comprehensive and customized planning & design programs, we flawlessly produce & thoughtfully design weddings that are timeless, elegant and romantic. We craft each wedding to fit our client’s style & vision and add meaningful details to create a one-of-a-kind experience.

Dedicated care & an experience tailored to you

Julianne Young Weddings is dedicated to high quality service and impeccable attention-to-detail. We value the individuality of our couples and take the time to be both strategic and creative, bringing a completely bespoke wedding to them and their guests.

We are incredibly humbled to be featured across prestigious magazines & blogs, a few of which are listed below.

Awards & Publications

We are incredibly humbled to be featured across prestigious magazines & blogs

What Sets Us Apart

1

We Have Style.

Thoughtfully designed weddings that are timeless, romantic & planned to perfection. It's who we are and what we do best. We offer a custom wedding design proposal where our style – and your vision – shines. We can assemble and coordinate the perfect team of trusted vendors to execute.

2

We Are Professionals.

With experience comes consistency. Let our years of experience and knowledge of the industry help guide you through the planning and coordination process with ease & grace. We communicate promptly and guide you to each milestone with care. Unparalleled service is our most prized asset.

3

We Give Back.

We offer a complimentary floral donation service to our clients and will donate flowers from your wedding to seniors homes & hospice societies, giving you the opportunity to make a difference. To date, more than 300 donated centerpieces have brought joy to our community.

Meet Julianne

Owner & Lead Wedding Designer

“To be successful, the first thing to do is fall in love with your work” – Sister Mary Lauretta

Winner of the 2018 Wedding Professional of the Year at the Canadian Event Industry Awards, Julianne Young is the founder of the company and one of Calgary’s – and Canada’s – most sought- after wedding planners. With more than a decade of experience, Julianne excels in producing large scale & beautifully designed weddings for couples around the world. She has been certified under the Wedding Planners Institute of Canada since 2008 and obtained a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Entrepreneurship.

Julianne is known for her timeless & elegant design style and an impeccable attention to detail, that when coupled with her background in floral design, makes her wedding designs unparalleled. Julianne’s energy and passion is contagious, and her love for her work is shown through her genuine desire to go above and beyond for her clients. Julianne is completely inspired by love; wedding planning is “her calling” in life.

Since launching the company in 2011, Julianne has nurtured a loyal network of vendors and an exceptional team of wedding and event professionals. Each member of the tight-knit Julianne Young Weddings team shares notable skill and unwavering dedication that comes from the heart. Julianne and her team are honoured to share their gifts and give couples around the world an unforgettable memory of their wedding day – One of the greatest celebrations of life and love.

Meet the Team

The Julianne Young Weddings team embodies genuine warmth, impeccable attention-to-detail and a commitment to excellence, giving you the confidence and ease to enjoy at every stage and step.

  • Aimsley Braun

    Wedding Producer

    Aimsley Braun has been a Wedding Producer at Julianne Young Weddings since 2013. Following the completion of the Event Management Program at Bow Valley College, Aimsley started in the industry as a venue coordinator and eventually joined the team to satisfy her lifelong love for weddings.

    Aimsley's expertise lies in her keen attention to detail in logistics and event production, yet you know with Aimsley it will always be done with a kind heart & warm smile. She can be found working behind the scenes with your vendors to ensure all the T’s are crossed leading up to your wedding day, and that her couples are feeling nothing but excitement and joy. On the wedding day, Aimsley thrives in bringing the vision to life to create an unforgettable experience for both her couples and their guests. With her high energy & genuine warmth, Aimsley has an ability to connect with her clients and make them feel at ease. She will go above and beyond to create beautiful memories for her couples on their wedding day, and can always be seen shedding a tear in the back of the ceremony, which is a testament to how much she really cares.

  • Sacha Gigliuk

    Wedding Coordinator

    Sacha is the newest member of the Julianne Young Weddings team, joining in the summer of 2019. She began her career with a Bachelor of Education Degree in 2014 and taught as an elementary school French Immersion teacher for 4 years. She met Julianne and Aimsley while planning her own wedding and she absolutely fell in love with the process.

    Seeking a new challenge, Sacha left the classroom in order to pursue a career as a Wedding Coordinator. Sacha has a way of making everyone around her feel valued & welcome. With her calm presence and positive attitude, Sacha is able to manage the many elements of a wedding day while making sure her clients feel relaxed and enjoy their special day. As a JYW Alumni bride herself, Sacha can also fully relate to her clients’ experiences & provides each of them with the amazing customer service our team is known for.

    Outside of planning weddings, Sacha can be found walking her yellow lab Lily, and going on date- nights with her husband Kent.

  • Ciara Stewart

    Bridal Stylist & Event Concierge

    Ciara has been involved in the fashion & beauty industry from an early age, and as such the transition into bridal styling was a natural step. With multiple beauty pageant titles behind her name, one of them being Miss Calgary 2018, Ciara is passionate about helping others and is an active member in many volunteer organizations across the city. This background has given her extensive experience in garment care & handling high end gowns, which coupled with her genuine kindness and enthusiasm to help others feel the best version of themselves they can be, makes the perfect right-hand gal on your wedding day. Currently studying psychology at the University of Calgary, Ciara also mentors young models and actors, where she instills confidence-building skills & helps lift up her students to achieve their goals.

  • Helena Huynh

    Lead Decor Stylist

    Helena completed the Event Management program at Mount Royal University in 2015, and joined the Julianne Young Weddings team in the summer of 2018. She quickly became an instrumental part of making our designs come to life while maintaining an effortlessly calm composure. With a wide range of experience in the events industry, Helena enjoys a change in pace from her full time role working in public health & project management to completely beautify our events and make sure each detail is carefully considered throughout execution. She will spot every wrinkle, straighten every candle, and has an eye for detail that leaves every event looking polished & pristine.

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